Animal Species:Common Dart Butterfly
The Common Dart is easily spotted in Sydney gardens with its orange and yellow wing patterns.
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The Common Dart lives in urban gardens, forests and woodlands, heath.
The Common Dart is usually seen flying from September to May.
The eggs of the Common Dart are laid individually on a blade of grass and when the small, green caterpillars emerge they are well camouflaged among the grass.